freelance copy editor Salaries

Freelance Copy Editor Salaries

1,714 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$60,809 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,614
Range$387 - $6,215

How much does a Freelance Copy Editor make?

The national average salary for a Freelance Copy Editor is $60,809 in United States. Filter by location to see Freelance Copy Editor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,714 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Freelance Copy Editor employees.

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Freelance Copy Editor - Monthly Contractor

ViacomCBS

$1,098/mo

Range: $1K - $1K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$1K - $1K
$1K$1K

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly

Hearst

$32/hr

Range: $31 - $34

1 employee salary or estimate

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$31 - $34hourly
$31$34

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly

S&P Global Ratings

$26/hr

Range: $25 - $27

1 employee salary or estimate

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$25 - $27hourly
$25$27

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly

Penguin Random House

$32/hr

Range: $30 - $33

1 employee salary or estimate

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$30 - $33hourly
$30$33

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly

Simon & Schuster

$30/hr

Range: $29 - $31

1 employee salary or estimate

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$29 - $31hourly
$29$31

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly Contractor

Simon & Schuster

$30/hr

Range: $29 - $31

1 employee salary or estimate

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$29 - $31hourly
$29$31

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly Contractor

F+W, a Content + eCommerce Company

$25/hr

Range: $24 - $26

1 employee salary or estimate

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$24 - $26hourly
$24$26

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Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly

SmartBrief

$18/hr

Range: $17 - $19

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$17 - $19hourly
$17$19

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly Contractor

Bleacher Report

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $11

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$10 - $11hourly
$10$11

Freelance Copy Editor - Monthly Contractor

Cactus Communications

$999/mo

Range: $961 - $1K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$961 - $1K
$961$1K

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly Contractor

Mediaplanet

$17/hr

Range: $16 - $18

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$16 - $18hourly
$16$18

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly Contractor

Princeton University Press

$28/hr

Range: $27 - $29

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$27 - $29hourly
$27$29

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly Contractor

Oxford University

$22/hr

Range: $20 - $23

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$20 - $23hourly
$20$23

Freelance Copy Editor - Hourly

Foreign Policy

$32/hr

Range: $31 - $34

1 employee salary or estimate

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$31 - $34hourly
$31$34
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent freelance copy editor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$15
hourly
A Freelance Proofreader in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Freelance
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$30
hourly
A Freelance Copy Editor in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$25
hourly
A Freelance Copy Editor in the Fort Collins, CO Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Fort Collins, CO Area area
Contract
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$32
hourly
A Freelance Copy Editor in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Freelance
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$7
hourly
A Freelance Proofreader in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $7 per hour
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Self-Employed
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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